WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Meet Senior Executives From International Water Utilities:
- Managing Directors
- Leakage Development Managers
- Distribution Managers
- Leakage Managers
- Leakage Team Leaders
- Network Leakage Managers
- Network Managers
- Regulation Managers
- Leakage Engineers
- Leakage Controllers
- Operations Directors
- Heads Of Research & Development
- Leakage Strategy / Leakage Development Managers
- Chief Engineers
- Engineering Directors
- Civil Engineers
- Senior Manager Distribution Operations
- Senior Water Engineers
- Distribution Systems Managers
- Directors, Water Distribution
- Heads Of Water Supply
- Pipeline Management
Plus Service & Solution Providers In The Following Areas:
- Leak Detection Equipment
- Leak Detection Contractors
- Pipe Location Specialists
- Pipe Material Providers
- Network Modelling
- Data Management
- Meter Suppliers
- Valve Suppliers
- Pump Suppliers
- Pressure Reduction Valves
- Data loggers
- Satellite technology for asset location and management
- Thermal imaging/radar technologies
- Pipe Inspection and condition assessment (External/internal)
- Acoustic noise loggers
- Flow meters (full bore/insertion)
- Customer meters and meter readers
- Excavation and trenchless technology
- Pipe repair technologies (internal/external)
Mohammad Al Shafey
Aqaba Water, Jordan
Mohammed Shafei has until recently been the head of Research and Planning at Aqaba Water, Jordan, and is now a consultant in the field of water supply, especially in water utility management, water loss reduction, intermittent water supply, metering, and strategic planning. He is involved in developing NRW strategy and good practices in the MENA and African region through his involvement with the Arab Countries Water Utilities Association (ACWUA) and the African Water Association (AfWA) for ongoing assessment and planning of water utility management. Mohammed is also a seasoned expert in network design optimization, metering, pressure management, and developing detection methods for unauthorized consumptions. His designed has been funded for millions of dollars in Aqaba Jordan, and continues to work there for turning Aqaba City, Jordan into an example in efficient water management.
Mohammad has lead several projects funded by USAID, EU, and Oxfam, and continues to work in Aqaba Water towards implementing a smart electronic metering infrastructure for online water loss monitoring. The Smart Electronic Metering Infrastructure (SEMI) project is a $15 Million project that aims at building a complete water network and customer management solution based on electronic smart meters and a smart communication grid. Through those projects and others, Mohammed is devoted to enabling utility management and staff to best handle and use data, technologies, and daily procedures in an effective way that produces results and provides insights and decision making capabilities beyond daily operations and maintenance.
2018 LEARNING BENEFITS:
The World's Leading Leakage Summit...
...Now In Its 9th Edition And Established As A Brand Leader - For Water Company Practitioners To Exchange Up To Date Practical Information And Best Practice Technologies For Assessing, Monitoring And Reducing Leakage In Their Networks
KEY ISSUES FOR 2018
- Cost Effectively Outsourcing Leakage Operations To Performance Based Contracts
- Leakage And Customer Demand - Can Operators Work More Closely With Customers To Help Drive Down Leakage By Changing Customer Behaviour And Managing Demand?
- Can Smart Metering Make A Difference To Finding Leaks On Customer Supply Pipes And Reducing Customer Use?
- Options For Developing Low Cost Sensors To Cover The Whole Water Network
- Fledgling Technologies For Finding And Fixing Leaks Faster - What Part Will Robotics And Drone Technologies Play?
- Managing Upstream Losses - The Challenges Of Large Diameter Pipes
- Asset Management - 'Age Is Not Important But Calm Networks Are'!
"Very good conference with a broad mix of subjects"